The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 185 165 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 65 67 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.84% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 33
Average daily rate
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£188 £185 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £225 £225
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 11
Average hourly rate £10.53 £20.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.33% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.63 £24.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £12.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -8.92%
Junior
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8933 7989 8647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.91% 92.93% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5027 4266 4065
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 497 617
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.12 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Junior Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -1 18 £250 +11.11% 15
Berkshire +2 16 £220 +83.33% 13
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £275 +120.00% 6
Surrey -19 6 £175 -39.13% 12
East Sussex -5 5 £150 - 4
Oxfordshire -12 4 £134 -31.41% 6
West Sussex -2 2 - - 3
Kent - 2 £175 - 4
Middlesex +2 1 £140 -
Isle of Wight - - - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 30 (24.79%) Project Management
2 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.88%) MS Excel
4 17 (14.05%) Telecoms
5 16 (13.22%) HTML
6 15 (12.40%) Oracle
6 15 (12.40%) HP
6 15 (12.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 14 (11.57%) Test Scripting
8 13 (10.74%) MS Visio
8 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
9 11 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.26%) MS Office
10 10 (8.26%) .NET
10 10 (8.26%) Finance
10 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (7.44%) MS Project
11 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET
11 9 (7.44%) UNIX
11 9 (7.44%) Windows
12 8 (6.61%) CSS
12 8 (6.61%) SQL
12 8 (6.61%) CRM
12 8 (6.61%) TCP/IP
12 8 (6.61%) Internet
13 7 (5.79%) Degree
13 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
13 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
13 7 (5.79%) JSP
13 7 (5.79%) Oracle EBS

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) CMS
2 3 (2.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.83%) WordPress
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (10.74%) MS Visio
4 10 (8.26%) MS Office
5 9 (7.44%) MS Project
6 3 (2.48%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.83%) InDesign
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.83%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) TCP/IP
1 8 (6.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) LTE
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) PBX
3 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) MySQL
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.65%) QlikView
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.83%) Gradle
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.83%) Ant
2 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.83%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.83%) Subversion
2 1 (0.83%) Maven
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 17 (14.05%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 4 (3.31%) Legal
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 2 (1.65%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.65%) Electronics
5 2 (1.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) HTML
2 10 (8.26%) .NET
3 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.61%) CSS
5 7 (5.79%) JSP
6 6 (4.96%) jQuery
7 5 (4.13%) HTML5
8 4 (3.31%) CSS3
9 3 (2.48%) Ajax
9 3 (2.48%) LAMP
9 3 (2.48%) XML
10 2 (1.65%) XSLT
10 2 (1.65%) OLE
11 1 (0.83%) JPA
11 1 (0.83%) XHTML
11 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.83%) JSF
11 1 (0.83%) DOM
11 1 (0.83%) XSL
11 1 (0.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.13%) NHS
4 3 (2.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Handset
6 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.83%) PACS
6 1 (0.83%) Economics
6 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.83%) PDA
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Physics
6 1 (0.83%) DTV
6 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) UNIX
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Linux
3 5 (4.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.83%) OS/2
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.79%) Project Management
2 14 (11.57%) Test Scripting
3 11 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (6.61%) CRM
6 5 (4.13%) ITIL
6 5 (4.13%) Migration
6 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.13%) Programme Management
6 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.13%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (4.13%) Change Control
6 5 (4.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (3.31%) Resource Management
7 4 (3.31%) Data Management
8 3 (2.48%) Information Security
8 3 (2.48%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.48%) Scrum
8 3 (2.48%) OOP
8 3 (2.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.61%) SQL
3 5 (4.13%) PHP
4 3 (2.48%) C#
4 3 (2.48%) VB
5 2 (1.65%) Python
5 2 (1.65%) XQuery
5 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.65%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) Degree
1 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (3.31%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.48%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) GAAP
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.40%) HP
2 15 (12.40%) Oracle
3 4 (3.31%) Adobe
4 3 (2.48%) Cerner
5 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.65%) VMware
5 2 (1.65%) SAP
5 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Cognos
6 1 (0.83%) Symbian
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) EMC
6 1 (0.83%) Avaya
6 1 (0.83%) Mitel
6 1 (0.83%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) Huawei
6 1 (0.83%) Actix
6 1 (0.83%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) Primavera
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